Useful Links & Contacts

Heart of England College – Main site

Address:    These vary between Redditch, Bromsgrove, Worcester and Malvern

Telephone:    0844 880 2500


Worcester Sixth Form College

Address:    Worcester Sixth Form College, Spetchley Road, Worcester. WR5 2LU.

Telephone:    01905 362600


Career Point

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Civil Service

Civil Service

Civil Service Technical Careers

Customs and Excise

European Commission

Local Government

Jobs with Public Authorities

Jobs in Local Government

Jobs in Local Government

Human Resources

Inst. of Personnel & Development

People Management

Specialist Management & Consultancy

Inst. of Health Care Management

Inst. of Qual. Private Secretaries

British Inst. of Facilities Management

Ergonomics Society

Inst. Qual. Assurance

Operational Research Society

Health & Safety

Chart. Inst. of Environmental Health

Brit. Inst. of Occupational Hygienists

Inst. of Occupational Safety & Health

Building & Construction


Royal Inst. of British Architects

Royal Incorp. of Architects in Scotland

Royal Incorp. of Architects in Ireland

Building Technicians

Institute of Building Control

Chart. Inst. Building Services Engineers

Chartered Inst. of Building

Landscape Architecture

Landscape Institute

Vacancies in Landscape Architecture

Housing Management

Chartered Inst. of Housing

Surveying & Valuation

Architecture & Surveying Institute

Inst. of Revenue, Rating & Valuation

Inst. of Civil Engineering Surveyors

Photogrammetric Society

Civil Engineering & Town Planning

Institution of Wastes Management

Institution of Civil Engineers

Institution of Structural Engineers

Royal Town Planning Institute


British Cartographic Society

Society of Cartographers

Catering & Hospitality

Hotel, Catering & Inst. Man. Assoc.

Courses & Vacancies in catering

Youth Hostels Association

Computers & IT

British Computer Society

British Multi Media Association

Institution of Analysts & Programmers

Jobs in Computer Games Industry

E-Skills NTO

Inst. for Mgt. Of Info. Systems

Computer Weekly 


Design, Arts & Crafts

Arts Council of England

Arts Council of Scotland

Arts Council of Wales

Design Jobs

Jobs in Computer Games Industry

British Jeweller’s Association

Inst. of Medical Illustrators

British Assoc. of Blacksmith Artists

British Sign and Graphics Association

Interior Decorators and Designers Assoc.

Society of British Theatre Designers

Association of Photographers

British Inst. of Professional Photography

Education & Training

Graduate Teacher Training Registry

General Teaching Council for Scotland

Teaching Jobs

Times Teaching Vacancies

Education Vacancies

Design and Technology Association

Inst. of Sci. and Tech. Communicators


Engineering Council

Engineering Construction Training

British Helicopter Advisory Board

British Agricultural Machinery Group

Retail Motor Industry Training Ltd.

Inst. of Road Transport Engineers

Institution of Chemical Engineers

Institution of Electrical Engineers

Inst. of Physics & Engineering in Medicine

Inst. of Lighting Engineers

National Electrotechnical Training

Scottish Electrical Charitable Trust

Society for British Gas Industry

Institute of Energy

Energy Institute

Institute for Molecular Manufacturing

British Marine Industries Federation

Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Institute of Quarrying

Royal Institution of Naval Architects

Institute of Marine Engineers

The Welding Institute

British Horological Institute

Institute of Measurement & Control

AEA Technology (Graduate Engineers)

Environment, Animals & Plants

Agriculture & Horticulture

Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Food

Land Based Industries NTO

Institute of Groundsmanship

Institute of Horticulture

Royal Horticultural Society

Forestry & Arboriculture

Arboricultural Association

Forestry Commission

Royal Forestry Society

Fishing Industry

Sea Fish Industry Association

Animal Care / Working with Animals

British Veterinary Nursing Association

Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons


People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals

The Blue Cross

British Horse Society


British Dog Groomers Assoc.

Guide Dogs for the Blind Association

Conservation and the Environment

British Trust for Ornithology

Royal society for the Protection of Birds

Game Conservancy Trust

Universities fed. for Animal Welfare

British Trust for Conservation Volunteers

Countryside Jobs

National Environment Research Council

The Environment Agency


The National Trust


The Wildlife Trust

The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust


Friends of the Earth

Financial Services

Accountancy & Financial Management

Assoc. of Corporate Treasurers

Accountancy & Book Keeping

Assoc. of Chartered Certified Accountants

Chartered Inst. Pub. Fin. & Accountancy

Inst. of Financial Accountants

Inst. of Internal Auditors

Banks & Building Societies

Bank of England

Chartered Institute of Bankers & Institute of Financial Services

Chartered Inst. of Bankers in Scotland

Building Societies Association

Insurance & Risk Management

British Insurance & Investment Brokers

Chartered Insurance Institute

Institute of Risk Management

Faculty & Inst. of Actuaries


Chartered Inst. of Taxation / Assoc. of Taxation Technicians


Pensions Management Institute


NHS Careers

British Medical Association

Inst. of Psychiatry

NHS Nursing Careers

Nursing & Midwifery

General Dental Council

Dental Technicians

National Pharmaceutical Assoc.

Assoc. of British Dispensing Opticians

General Optical Council

College of Optometrists

Assoc. of Optometrists  –

Chartered Society of Physiotherapists

Society of Radiographers

College of Occupational Therapists

Royal Coll. of Speech & Language Ther.

Inst. of Chiropodists & Podiatrists

British Dietetic Association

Institute of Biomedical Science

Medical Research Council

British Society of Audiology


Society for Cardiologoical Science & Tech.

Ambulance Service Association

Assoc. of Professional Music Therapists

British Society for Music Therapy

Association of Reflexologists

British Acupuncture Council

British Medical Acupuncture Society

British Chiropractic Association

Anglo-European College of Chiropractic

General Council of Naturopaths

British College Of Osteopathy

Osteopathic Information Service

British Assoc. of Prosthetists & Orthoptists

College of Operating Dept. Practitioners

International Health Exchange

Inst. of Medical Illustrators

Languages, Information & Culture

Museum Association

Assoc. for Information Management

Chartered Inst. of Library & Info. Professionals

Society of Archivists

Society of Genealogists

UK Inst. for Conservation

Council for British Archaeology

Institute of Archaeology

Institute of Field Archaeologists

English Heritage

Languages NTO

Institute of Linguists

Inst. of Translation & Interpreting

Teaching English as a Foreign Lang.

Church Mission Society

Legal & Political Services


Law Society

General Council of the Bar

Law Careers Net

Law Society Gazette (vacancies)

Inst. of Legal Executives

Crown Prosecution Service

Careers in the legal profession

Faculty of Advocates (Scotland)

British Inst. of Verbatim Reporters

Institute of Barrister’s Clerks

Vacancies with Eversheds


The Patent Office

Chartered Inst. of Patent Agents

Leisure, Sport & Tourism

Fitness Industry Association

Fitness & Professionals On Line

Women’s Sport Foundation

Northern Racing College

Professional Golfers Association

Careers in Sport (UK)

Careers in Sport (Scotland)

Swimming Teachers Association

British Sub-Agua Club

Sports Coach UK

Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity

Leisure Opportunities

Travel Training Programme

Association of British Travel Agents

Leisure & Recreation work in USA

Marketing & Advertising

Chartered Institute of Marketing

Market Research Society

Marketing Education Foundation Ltd.


Advertising Association

Inst. of Practitioners in Advertising

Media Print & Publishing

Nat. Coun. for the Training of Journalists

Nat. Union of Journalists

Broadcast Journalism Training Coun.

Newspaper Society

Periodicals Training Council

The Publisher’s Association

Soc. Freelance ed. and Proofreaders

British Phonographic Industry

British Film Institute

BBC Recruitment Service

Broadcasting, Entertainment, Cinematographic and Theatre Union

Film & TV Freelance Training

Commercial Radio Companies Association

International Film & TV Production

Special Effects

Careers in Film Making

Performing Arts

British Actors Association

Jobs in Theatre

Jobs in the Theatre

National Council for Drama Training

National Theatre

Assoc. of British Theatre Technicians

RAF Music Careers

Incorporated Soc. of Musicians

Commercial Radio Companies Association

Royal Academy of Music

Musicians Union

Council for Dance Education & Training

International Dance Teachers Assoc.

Centre for Contemporary Circus

Retail, Sales & Customer Service

Inst. of Grocery Distribution

British Antique Dealers Assoc.

National Assoc. of Goldsmiths

Wine & Spirit Education Trust

Institute of Export

Chartered Inst. of Purchasing & Supply

Science, Mathematics & Statistics

Inst. of Science & Technology

Biochemical Society

British Pharmacological Society

Royal Society of Chemistry

British Society of Immunology

Institute of Biology

Institute of Biomedical Science

Bio Tech Information Net (US)

Biotech and Biological Research Council

BioIndustry Association

Biotechnology and pharmaceuticals jobs

Wellcome Trust

Society for General Microbiology

The Physiological Society

Institute of Physics

Royal Astronomical Society

Government Statistics Service

Royal Statistical Society

British Geological Survey

Royal Geographical Society

Centre for Economic Policy Research

Society of Business Economists

Institute of Corrosion

Inst. of Materials Science

British Computer Society

Inst. of Scientific & Tech. Communicators

Society for Underwater Technology

Southampton Oceanography Centre

Centre for Hydrology and Ecology

Environmental & Earth Science Jobs

Environmental jobs

The Geological Society

Inst. of Food Science & Technology

Different Maths Careers

Security & Armed Forces



Prison Service

Prison Service

Scottish Prison Service

Fire Service

Fire Service College

Private Security

Security Industry Training Organisation

Professional Security Assoc.


Maritime & Coastguard Agency

Intelligence Services

Counter Intelligence

Armed Services (UK)

Royal Navy and Royal Marines


Social Work and Counselling Services

British Association for Counselling

British Sociological Association

Council for Awards in Child Care & Ed.

British Association of Social Workers

Home Office Probation Unit


Institute of Careers Guidance

Assoc. of Graduate Careers Services

National Youth Agency

British Psychological Society

Voluntary Sector NTO

Jobs with Charities

National Assoc. of Hospital Play Staff


Road & Rail

Dept. for Transport

Inst. of Highways & Transportation

UK Diving

Air Transport

Air League Education Trust

British Helicopter Advisory Board

National Air Traffic Services Ltd

British Airways

Virgin Airlines

Easy Jet

Airline Jobs

Manchester Airport

Civil Aviation Authority

Sea Transport

British Ports Industry

Clyde Marine Training Ltd.

British International Freight Assoc.

Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers